from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of, pertaining to, derived from, or designating, a sulphacid, HSCN, analogous to cyanic acid, and obtained as a colorless deliquescent crystalline substance, having a bitter saline taste, and not poisonous.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of, pertaining to, or containing sulphur and cyanogen, or derived from sulphocyanogen.


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